Last update on May 18, 2022

Asteroid 2022 JW2

The asteroid 2022 JW2 isn't potential hazard near-Earth object. Its size is estimated in the range from 24 meters to 54 meters.

The asteroid 2022 JW2 was discovered on May 14, 2022. This near-Earth object belongs to the Aten group.

It makes one orbit around the Sun in 335 days. The aphelion (farthest point from the Sun) of the asteroid 2022 JW2 orbits is 168 million kilometers, and the perihelion (nearest point to the Sun) is 115 million kilometers.

The distance of the asteroid 2022 JW2 from Earth is currently --.-- million kilometers, equivalent to --.-- astronomical units. Light takes -- minutes and -- seconds to travel from the asteroid 2022 JW2 and arrive to us.

Approach to Earth

The asteroid 2022 JW2 will not approach this year.

Last time its flew past our planet on May 04, 2022 at a distance of 5.91 million kilometers. The next close approach of asteroid 2022 JW2 to our planet will happen on May 01, 2033. On that day, its distance to Earth will be 9.88 million kilometers.

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The asteroid 2022 JW2

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